Senior Qlik Architect - Programmer - Remote
PMA Companies

Glen Allen, Virginia

Posted in Insurance


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Job Info


This position will be part of a team that is designing and building the next generation of business intelligence tools under the QlikSense Platform. These tools with will optimize and provide business users with the information solutions needed to make timely and informed business decisions to support our customers in the Insurance industry. Candidates must have a strong drive, attention to detail, a collaborative work style, and a passion for solving hard problems as simply as possible.

Responsibilities:

PMA is seeking a QlikSense Architect to support our enterprise Business Intelligence team.

Qliksense experience is required for this position. Experience in other BI tools is a plus.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Integral in data discovery, assessment, analysis, modeling, and mapping efforts for Qlik
    Sense dashboards.
  • Create data models in QlikSense to support dashboards; create and use connectors to various data sources.
  • Involved in technical architecture design sessions, designing reference architectures, integrating the Qlik software platform with the enterprise systems, and testing the solution for high performance and scalability.
  • Understand the QVD layer and architecture of Qlik; create load scripts and QVDs to support dashboards.
  • Requires analysis of data sources, data sets, data types, schemas, developing joins and transformations, and supporting data quality and data standard initiatives.
  • Install and maintain Qlik Data Analytics platform and other Reporting platforms such as Microstrategy and Hyperion.
  • Effectively translating business requirements into detailed functional and technical specifications, while creating high-performance code that meets strategic and tactical business requirements.
  • Ensure that the design and operation of the BI solutions are appropriate to meet the information and decision support requirements of the business.
  • Design, deliver and support technical architecture engagements for the enterprise.
  • Develop business intelligence dashboards in QlikSense using business and technical requirements in an agile project environment.
  • Responsible for working with business analysts and business users to gather and interpreting business requirements for multiple system data sources.
  • Conduct requirement working sessions with business users and stakeholders.
  • Translate business requirements as well as data requirements to create data visualizations within the QlikSense environment.
  • Collaborate with business analysts, source system experts, and other team members to determine data extraction and transformation requirements.
  • Integral in efforts for enterprise data standardization and data quality improvement.
  • Conduct performance tuning so the Qlik dashboards meet acceptable threshold of response time.
  • Experience in application architecture, design, development, maintenance, and support.
  • Maintain full documentation for BI solutions and related services together with associated communications documents.
  • Participate in an on call support rotation. This requires supporting the production environment of applications through proactive troubleshooting of internal systems and timely resolution and documentation of issues and through collaboration with internal help desk.
  • Develop and execute test cases for projects assigned.
  • Demonstrate commitment to Company's Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, and apply knowledge of compliance policies and procedures, standards and laws applicable to job responsibilities in the performance of work.


Requirements:
  • BS in Information Systems preferred but appropriate business/technical experience acceptable
  • Experience in applications programming development in QlikSense is required. Providing production support is also required.
  • Experience with ETL tools a plus.
  • Experience in the research, development and support of data visualization technics required.
  • Must be proficient in developing and troubleshooting SQL code.
  • Background in data modeling and data mining.
  • Practical experience with Software Configuration Management (SCM) tool such as Subversion
  • Experience in analytical and problem solving skills are required
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience in all phases of the applications development life cycle is needed.
  • Must have the ability to participate in an on call rotation schedule for supporting business applications as needed.


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